NEW SKYWALK COMMISSIONED AT ANDHERI STATION
With this, 8 FOBs commissioned over WR's Mumbai suburban section in this financial year
Total, 141 FOBs between Churchgate & Dahanu Road to ease passenger flow at stations and to avoid trespassing
Photo Caption: Views of the newly commissioned Skywalk at Andheri station
Western Railway has successfully undertaken various infrastructural upgradation and augmentation works for the convenience of passengers. In continuation to this, a new Skywalk has been commissioned at Andheri station, for the convenience of passengers.
According to a press release issued by Shri Sumit Thakur - Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Rly, the new Skywalk at Andheri is 6 metre wide & 98 metre long & has been commissioned on 1st August, 2022. It connects the new South FOB to the old South FOB. This Sky walk will help in decongestion of the crowd over old South FOB for movement from west side to east side & vice-versa by providing additional walk way. The total cost of the Skywalk is approx. 4.50 Crores. With this, total eight FOBs & Skywalks have been commissioned in the Mumbai suburban section of Western Railway in the financial year 2022 – 23, taking the total to 141. Further, five more FOBs at Dadar, Khar, Naigaon, Vasai Road & Nalasopara stations are targeted to be completed by the end of this financial year.
Western Railway urges its valued customers to care for their precious life and not to trespass railway tracks. Always use FOB, Subway, Escalators & Lifts to crossover and change platforms.